Poliforum Siqueiros, México D.F.
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Dogchitecture is an exhibit inspired by “Architecture for Dogs”, a project by Japan’s Kenya Hara that sought to reinvent the doghouse and integrate it into the world of design.10 Mexican offices took part in the initiative, including: BNKR Arquitectura, Rojkind Arquitectos, PRODUCTORA, a-001, Taller 13, PMS Arch Buro, ROW Studio, Laboratorio Arquitectura Básica, ESOS and BROISSIN.
The structure of the dogs house Broissin was conceived in the same basic way in which collective thinking conceptualized a house (four Wall y a “V” shaped roof ) with the particularity of abstracting the idea of a distinctive cultural phenomenon of Mexican pop culture, “El chavo del 8”. Contextualizing; On the TV series, the Chilindrina pretended chavo was his puppy " Peluchín " a game where anyone could identify and in which few deny have imagined themselves playing characters and other creatures during childhood. However, in the dog house is “Peluchín” which plays in and around the house full of Chilindrinas .